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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

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24 Jul

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If you are not eligible for a fully funded placement, the class fee is $1,450 for First Qualification price, $1,750 for Second Qualification price or $240 for Concession price

Do you want a career that aims to promote a person’s independence? Whether you are hoping to successfully land your first job in the community services sector or simply round out your skill set, the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is the pathway to achieving your goals!

This qualification has been specifically designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to work and communicate effectively in the community care sectors. You will learn how to deliver services that supports individual health and emotional wellbeing with a focus on Disability support.

The College is renowned for producing graduates who possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills, so you can be assured you are receiving the highest quality training with Central Coast Community College. Our team of specialists will be there every step of the way, and the combination of classroom and practical exercises means you can graduate with the skills needed to excel in your chosen profession!

Are you ready to develop your career in the community care industry? Take the plunge and enquire about enrolment today!

Note: Community services facilities require a criminal record check prior to placement. Students can apply for this through NSW Police. If you are commencing work placement in a facility governed by NSW Health you will be required to also undergo an Occupational Assessment for Vaccinations and Infectious Diseases.

Course Duration

This course runs three days per week for the duration of four months (there maybe additional dates for practical placement)

Delivery Mode

Face-to-face and online delivery with 120 hours of practical work placement.

Entry Requirements

Students must have successfully completed year 10 (or equivalent, Certificate II), turned 16 or have relevant experience and/or qualifications that indicate likely success in completing the course.

Click here for more information about the enrolment process.

Funding Opportunities

The College is excited to announce that the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is being offered under Smart and Skilled, a reform of the NSW Vocational Education and Training (VET) system. Smart and Skilled funding is helping people in NSW get the skills they need to advance their careers.

You can determine your eligibility for Smart and Skilled training via the Eligibility Checker. You can also view the Course Fees Fact Sheet by clicking here.

Prior to being accepted into this course as a Smart and Skilled student, you will need to contact the College to ask for a finalised eligibility entitlement quotation and will need to attend an onsite interview with our Community Services Co-ordinator. From here you will be provided with a Smart and Skilled enrolment pack, all the forms must be filled out and brought into the College for administration review. Please note that enquiring about the Smart and Skilled subsidy does not guarantee you a position within this course.

Learning Outcomes

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
*Communicate and work in health or community services

  • Provide individualised support
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Work with diverse people
  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Follow safe work practices
  • Work legally and ethically

Study Pathways

Graduates may continue their studies by enrolling in the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support.

Career Opportunities

Students wishing to undertake this course may consider the following work roles:

  • Aged Care Worker
  • Aged Care Support Worker
  • Community Care Worker
  • Care Assistant

Who Is This Course For

This course is for students who would like to begin a career in the Community Services Industry.

What to Bring To Class

Please bring a USB, pen, paper and folder to class. All other course resources will be provided for you. There will be a online component to this course which will need access to a home computer/device to complete assignments at home.

Units of competency

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Individual Support CHC33015.
  • CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
  • BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
  • CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid
  • CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion